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    Obituary for David L. Reynolds

    David L. Reynolds, age 61, of Middlesex Twp., Valencia, died unexpectedly on Sunday morning, January 31, 2016 at his home. Born in Corning, N.Y. on August 19, 1954, he was the son of the late Irving and Betty Mapes Reynolds. David had been a custodian for the Mars School District. He enjoyed computer work, hunting, fishing, flea markets and day tripping, but especially enjoyed the time spent with his grandchildren. Surviving are his wife, Jenny Sue Tubbs Reynolds, who he married on March 26, 1977, a son, Shawn Reynolds (Kathryn) of Conway, four grandchildren, Makayla, Shayne, Troy and Fynn, two…

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    Obituary for Raymond Phillip Schleiden

    Raymond Phillip Schleiden, age 89, of Middlesex Twp., died on Wednesday, January 27, 2016. Devoted and most loving husband of the late Marion P. Schleiden, honored father of daughters Valerie Shaffer, Marianne Berger (Richard), Patricia Kuremsky (David), and proud father of sons Robert (Deborah), Roger, Roy (Pamela) and Russell Schleiden; brother of Elsie Muschar; loving and joyful grandfather of sixteen grandchildren and one great grandchild, preceded in death by 7 brothers and 5 sisters. Ray was born in Pittsburgh on September 13, 1926. He attended the University of Tennessee in 1944 and was a letterman on the 1945 Tennessee Volunteers…

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    Obituary for Wendell W. Porter

    Wendell W. Porter, age 90, of Clearwater, FL., formerly of Mars, died Sunday afternoon, January 24, 2016 at Morton Plant Hospital in Clearwater. Born in Pittsburgh, PA on October 18, 1925, he was the son of the late Robert and Elda Waugaman Porter. Wendell had been a foreman for Raymond Concrete Pile Drivers in Pittsburgh. Following his retirement he worked for 14 years at the Highland YMCA in Clearwater. He was a member of the Hope Presbyterian Church in Clearwater and had been a member and trustee at the Valencia Presbyterian Church. Surviving are his wife, Helen V. Gilleland Porter,…

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    Obituary for Daniel J. Cuddyre

    Daniel J. Cuddyre, age 72, of Valencia, died Sunday afternoon, January 24, 2016 at UPMC Passavant Hospital in McCandless Twp. Born in Meadville, PA on October 6, 1943, he was the son of the late Daniel J. and Cecelia Nicholson Cuddyre. Dan was a Steamfitter for Union Local 449 in Pittsburgh. He served as a Sergeant in the United States Marine Corps during the Vietnam War. He was instrumental in the founding of the Marine Corps League and was an active member of the Mars V.F.W. Post 7505, where he had held several offices through the years. He also belonged…

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    Obituary for Bruce D. Routhieaux

    Bruce D. Routhieaux, age 54, of Mars, died unexpectedly on Monday morning, January 18, 2016, at UPMC Passavant Hospital in Cranberry Twp. Arrangements are being completed by the McDonald-Aeberli Funeral Home, Inc. 238 Crowe Ave. Mars, PA. A complete obit will be published in Wednesday’s Eagle and will be available after 1 PM at www.mcdonald-aeberli.com. View Full Notice ? Obituary for Bruce D. Routhieaux

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    Obituary for Anna Mayher Schultheis

    Anna Mayher Schultheis, 94 of Manchester, NH, formerly of McCandless Township, PA, passed away January 6, 2016. She was the daughter of the late John and Anna Illuv Mayher; beloved wife of the late Eugene S. Schultheis; very loving mother of Marcella (David) Littell, Mars, PA and John (Suzanne) Schultheis, Hampstead, NH; proud grandmother of Matthew (Catherine) Littell, Chicago, Bryan (Casey) Littell, Arlington Hts, IL, Gregory (Jeanie) Schultheis, Pearland, TX, and Jennifer Schultheis, Hamptstead, NH; great-grandmother to Benjamin, Julia, Anna, and Alexandra Littell. Anna worked as a housekeeper, store clerk and as a companion to the elderly. She loved to…

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    Obituary for Mandrea A. Dobson

    Mandrea A. Dobson, age 34, of Cranberry Twp., died Saturday afternoon, January 9, 2016 at UPMC Cranberry Place after a long illness. Born in McCandless Twp., PA on April 5, 1981, she was the daughter of Gary and Rita Huber Dobson. A homemaker, Mandrea was a member of St. Gregory’s R.C. Church in Zelienople and the Gianna Witnesses Group there. She had been a Den Leader for Cub Scout Pack 403 in Cranberry Twp., and she enjoyed kayaking and fishing. She belonged to the PA Master Gardeners and had been a 16 year volunteer at Old Economy Village Gardens. Surviving…

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    Obituary for Daniel E. Weaver

    Daniel E. Weaver, age 23, of Cranberry Twp., died on Saturday afternoon, January 9, 2016 from injuries received in an auto accident. Born in Pittsburgh, PA on November 20, 1992, he was the son of Howard and Elizabeth Koch Weaver. Daniel was a server at Treesdale Golf and Country Club and was a member of Grace Community Church in Cranberry Twp. A 2011 graduate of Seneca Valley High School, he most enjoyed the times he spent with family and friends. Surviving are his parents, Howard and Elizabeth M. “Liz” Koch Weaver of Cranberry Twp., his sister, Sarah Weaver of Cranberry…

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    Obituary for William L. Patterson, Sr.

    William L. Patterson, Sr. age 73, of Mars, died Thursday morning, January 7, 2016, in the comfort of his home with his family at his side. Born in Pittsburgh, PA on July 21, 1942, he was the son of the late Clair and Miriam Velte Patterson. Bill had worked as the Director of the Bureau of Human Resources in the Department of Human Resources in Harrisburg under the Thornburg Administration. Later he served as the Chief Clerk for Butler County. He then worked for the Area Agency on Aging, and then was the Court Administrator for the County of Butler.…

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    Obituary for Timothy Joseph Ploesch

    Timothy Joseph Ploesch, age 61, of Richland Twp., Gibsonia, died unexpectedly on Wednesday evening, December 30, 2015 at UPMC Passavant Hospital in McCandless Twp. Born in Pittsburgh, PA on October 23, 1954, he was the son of the late George Ploesch and Sara Miller. Tim worked for 43 years as the Building Custodian at UPMC Passavant Hospital in McCandless Twp. Family meant everything to Tim and he was a devoted husband and loving father. Surviving are his wife, Valerie Datt Ploesch, who he married on July 31, 1982, a son, Jacob Ploesch and his wife, Aubrey of Pittsburgh, a daughter,…

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    Obituary for Hugh N. Winning

    Hugh N. Winning, age 86, of Butler, Middlesex Twp., formerly of Mars, died Sunday morning, at his home, after an illness. Born in Los Angeles, CA, on March 2, 1929, he was the son of the late Neil and Iva Fisher Winning. Hugh was a self-employed cabinet maker and stair builder, belonging to the Carpenters Union 1160. He was a member of the Valencia Presbyterian Church. Surviving is his wife, Lillian F. Perry Winning, whom he married July 17, 1950; one son, Ronald Winning and his wife Bonnie of Sarver; two daughters, Judy Bell of Butler and Donna “DJ” Meigel…

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    Obituary for Raymond G. Weber

    Raymond G. Weber, age 70, of Middlesex Twp., Valencia, died Wednesday evening, December 2, 2015 at UPMC Passavant Hospital in McCandless Twp. Born in Herman, PA on August 30, 1945, he was the son of the late Base and Mary Nussbaumer Weber. Raymond had been a welder at Pullman-Standard and then worked as a linen tech for UPMC Passavant Hospital in North Hills. He enjoyed being with his wife at their home in the country, his cats, drag racing, muscle cars, tinkering with old cars and working in his garage. Surviving are his wife, Ann Wharton Weber, who he married…

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    Obituary for Patricia K. Frontz

    Patricia K. Frontz, age 90, of Mars, formerly of Evans City, died Wednesday evening, December 2, 2015 at UPMC Passavant Hospital in McCandless Twp. Born in Altoona, PA on March 21, 1925, she was the daughter of the late Albert Otto and Lillian Smith King. Patricia and her late husband, Paul D. Frontz had formerly owned the Strammond Lake Lodge in Quebec, Canada. Surviving are a niece, a cousin and many friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul D. Frontz, who died on November 9, 1983. Arrangements are private under the direction of the McDonald-Aeberli Funeral Home,…

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    Obituary for Marion Norton Dobson

    Marion Norton Dobson, age 91, of Houston, TX and Mars, PA, passed away Friday evening, December 4, 2015. Born in Pittsburgh, PA on May 1, 1924, she was the daughter of Averill B. Norton and Ethel Irvine Norton, both of Mars. She was a 1942 graduate of Mars High School and 1946 graduate of Muskingum College where she received a bachelor’s degree in English. Marion was active in the Mars community. She helped start the Mars Junior Women’s Club and served as President. Marion was involved with starting the Kindergarten program for the Mars community and served on the board…

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    Obituary for Nicole L. Smith

    Nicole L. Smith, age 36, of Cranberry Twp., formerly of Mars, died Monday evening, December 28, 2015 at UPMC Passavant Hospital in Cranberry Twp. Born in Butler, PA on August 8, 1979, she was the daughter of Barbara A. Moody Smith and David Owen Smith. Nicole had worked as a private duty caregiver but more important she was a mom to her two kids. Surviving are her son, Jaden James Fotta, her daughter, Ember Love Warman, her mother, Barbara A. Moody Smith of Mars, her father, David Owen Smith and his wife, Cheryl of New Bern, N.C., her brother, Justan…

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    Obituary for Bonnie Miller Schauer

    Bonnie M. Schauer, age 59, of Middlesex Twp., Valencia, died Friday afternoon, December 4, 2015 at UPMC Passavant Hospital in McCandless Twp. Born in Pittsburgh, PA on June 23, 1956, she was the daughter of the late Thomas J. and Bertha Vogel Miller, Sr. Bonnie had worked as a restaurant cook. Surviving are her husband, David L. Schauer, who she married on October 14, 1978, two daughters, Carly M. Morris and her husband, Eric of Allison Park, and Margaret L. “Maggie” Eisenhuth and her husband, Corey of Butler, a son, Ian D. Schauer and his wife, Nikki of Sterling, VA.,…

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    Obituary for Lindsey Lee Dickey

    Lindsey Lee Dickey, age 22, of Richland Twp., Gibsonia, died Wednesday morning, December 9, 2015, of injuries received in an auto accident in Butler. Born in San Diego, CA on March 30, 1993, she was the daughter of Paul G. Dickey and Shelli Catterall Dickey. Lindsey graduated from Pine-Richland High School and was an International Business major at the University of Tampa. A born-again Christian, Lindsey had volunteered at orphanages in South Africa and Peru. She loved children and it was her plan to return to South Africa. She also loved dogs and helped with pet rescues. Surviving are her…

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    Obituary for Ralph N. Sorg, Jr.

    Ralph N. Sorg, Jr., age 72, of Adams Twp., formerly of Zelienople, died Friday afternoon, December 18, 2015 at his home. Born in Pittsburgh, PA on March 16, 1943, he was the son of the late Ralph N. and Lena Sorg, Sr. Ralph had been the Mars Boro Manager for many years and was of the Catholic Faith. Surviving are his son, Craig N. Sorg of O’Hara Twp., and his grandchildren, Nicholas and Shane Sorg. He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Marie Kathleen Barnes Sorg, whom he married May 11, 1963, who died December 29, 1994,…